Calvary East St. Louis leadership is dedicated to helping individuals from all backgrounds and walks of life in finding their purpose in accordance to the will of GOD.
Bishop, Sr. Pastor & Teacher
Bishop BJ Jackson has over 14 years experience in ministry. Bishop Jackson was born in Newark NJ, raised most of his youth in North St. Louis County before relocating and making a new home in the Metro East. He has a passion for helping people in meeting their dreams head on, but most importantly preparing them for an eternity of fellowship with Christ. His driving force is the concept that the focus is not what path you have walked in life, but the path you want to walk in Christ. We all have short comings and imperfections but glory to GOD for the grace and mercy that has made us whole. Bishop Jackson was ordained through the Anglican Church Worldwind on April 28th 2013. He recieved his B.A of Criminal Justice from the University of Missouri St.Louis in August of 2013, his Masters in Biblical Studies from Lincoln Christian University in August of 2017 and will complete his Doctorate of Pastoral Theology with Anchors Theological Seminary in June of 2020. Outside of the church, Bishop Jackson manages the Autozone location in St. Louis and has nearly 20 years experience in retail and management.
David Bell Jr.
Associate Pastor/Youth Pastor
David Bell Jr. is the Associate Pastor of Calvary. He has many years experience in worship, as a preacher and musician along with a passion for prayer and outreach.He as been with Calvary since 2014 and has been very dedicated to the vision of the church. In 2018 he launched the Commisioned Elite Youth Program which will serve to teach the vital principles important to strong spiritual, moral and ethical growth. Min Bell was ordained in the gospel ministry in July of 2015 and completed is Associates Degree in Biblical Studies in July of 2018.
Byron Terrell Jr
Byron Terrell Jr. joined the Calvary staff in 2015 as the Worship Pastor. He brings many years of experience in worshp and preaching. Min Terrell was ordained in the gospel Ministry in August of 2017. He is a graduate of Anchors Theological Seminary obtaining his Associates Degree in Biblical Studies in July 2018 and on track to obtain his Bacholors of Biblical Studies in June of 2020.